Skip to main content

Q.801

Oscar Niemeyer died in December 2012, after a distinguished career as one of the world's best known modern architects. He won the Pritzker Prize for Architecture in 1988.

He is perhaps best known for his work in designing many buildings in his country's capital, a planned city that came up in the late 50s. Which capital city?

[+ Show Answer]

This day last year: Q.435

Popular posts from this blog

Q.2336

In Jan 2017, Finland became the first country in Europe to officially experiment with this socio-economic concept. Similar experiments are scheduled for many Dutch cities and the Canadian city of Ontario in 2017. In the case of Finland, the figure is 560 Euros a month. What concept?

[+ Show Answer]